Bull House is the headquarters of Sussex Archaeological Society. For six years between 1768 and 1774 it was the home of revolutionary writer Tom Paine, the intellectual inspiration behind the American revolution.
Contact: Bull House, 92, High Street, Lewes, BN7 1XH. Tel: 01273 486260
The house is not generally open to the public, but tours of the house can be booked at the weekend with local historic tour guide Mary Burke, email, or call 01273 475885.
Download an archaeological interpretive survey of the house here.
Please see our Historic Sussex leaflet 2018 to find out about other Sussex Past properties.